Practical achievement awards (Shearing medals and Prizes) at Sheep Shearing shows:

Royal Ulster Agricultural Society (Balmoral Show)

  • Bronze medal + £100 – Young Farmers Competition (The Robert Camac award)
  • Bronze medal + £100 – Perpetual Cup (best quality board marks)
  • Bronze medal + £280 – Intermediate Shearing (1st £100, 2nd £75, 3rd £50, 4th £25, 5th £15)
  • Bronze medal + £75 – Highest placed NI Junior Shearer (£50 & Voucher, 2nd place £25 & Voucher)
  • Bronze medal + £250 – National Wool Handing Final (1st £100, 2nd £75, 3rd £50, 4th £25)
  • £100 – Novices Wool Handling (1st £50, 2nd £30, 3rd £20)
  • Bronze medal + £315 – Open Wool Handling (1st £125, 2nd £80, 3rd £50, 4th £30, 5th £20, 6th £10)
  • Bronze medal + £400 – All-comers Ladies Shearing (1st £150, 2nd £100, 3rd £60, 4th £40, 5th £30, 6th £20)
  • £100 – Quality prized Best Pen £50, Best Board £50

Bath & West Show

  • Intermediate Shearing Competition – Bronze medals + 1st £100, 2nd £75, 3rd £50, 4th £30, 5th £25, 6th £20, Best Pen £45
  • Junior Shearing Competition – Bronze medals + 1st £50 & Voucher, 2nd £25 & Voucher

Royal Highland Show

  • Bronze medal + £15 – Young Farmers Competition (The Robert Camac award)
  • Bronze medals + £600 – Intermediate Shearing Competition (1st £225, 2nd £150, 3rd £100, 4th £65, 5th £45, 6th £15)
  • Bronze medals + £75 – Junior Shearing Competition(1st £50 & Voucher, 2nd £25 & Voucher)
  • £60 – Novice Wool Handling (1st £30, 2nd £20, 3rd £10)
  • Bronze medals + £250 – Open Wool Handling (1st £100, 2nd £65, 3rd £35, 4th £25, 5th £15, 6th £10)

Great Yorkshire Show

  • Bronze medals + £480 – Intermediate Shearing Competition (1st £180, 2nd £90, 3rd £75, 4th £60, 5th £45, 6th £30)
  • Bronze medals+ £375 – Junior Shearing Competition (1st £125, 2nd £80, 3rd £65, 4th £50, 5th £35, 6th £20)
  • £75 – Qualifying Junior Prize (1st £50 & Voucher, 2nd £25 & Voucher)
  • Bronze medals + £480 – Ladies Open (1st £180 & Voucher, 2nd £90 & Voucher, 3rd £75, 4th £60, 5th £45, 6th £30)

Royal Welsh Show

  • Bronze Medal + £100 for the Champion Welsh Shearer (best quality marks only)
  • Two Bronze Medals to the winners of the Young Farmers Welsh County team (2 person competition)
  • Bronze medals + £75 – Junior Competition (1st £50 + Voucher, 2nd £25 + Voucher)
  • Bronze & Silver medals + £1600 – Junior WCW National Open Final (1st £350, 2nd £250, 3rd £200, 4th £175, £5th £125, remaining 5 competitors £100 each)
  • £285 – Wool Handling Class 15

Smallholding & Countryside Festival (Royal Welsh Show)

  • £285 – Novice Wool Handling (1st £75, 2nd £65, 3rd £55, 4th £40, 5th £30, 6th £20)
  • £350 – Intermediate Wool Handling (1st £90, 2nd £75, 3rd £65, 4th £50, 5th £40, 6th £30)
  • £450 – Open Wool Handling Competition (1st £120, 2nd £100, 3rd £85, 4th £65, 5th £50, 6th £30)

Royal Cornwall Show

  • £590 – YFC £295, Juniors £295 (1st £100, 2nd, £75, 3rd £50, 4th £40, 5th £30)
  • £480 – Ladies Shearing (1st-3rd)

Staffordshire County Show

  • £275 – Junior m/c Shearing (1st £125, 2nd £85, 3rd £65)
  • £370 – Intermediate m/c Shearing (1st £150, 2nd £100, 3rd £75, 4th £20, 5th £15, 6th £10)
  • £490 – Senior Shearing (1st £175, 2nd £125, 3rd £100, 4th £40, 5th £30, 6th £20)
  • £720 – Open Shears (1st £300, 2nd £200, 3rd £100, 4th £50, 5th £40, 6th £30)
  • £70 – Novice Wool Handling (1st £40, 2nd £20, 3rd £10)
  • £120 – Open Wool Handling (1st £60, 2nd £40, 3rd £20)

Northumberland County Show

  • £145 – WC of W Junior Shearing (1st £60, 2nd £40, 3rd £20, 4th £15, 5th £10)
  • £250 – WC of W Intermediate Shearing (1st £100, 2nd £60, 3rd £40, 4th £30, 5th £20)
  • £75 – WC of W Wool Handling (female) (1st £25, 2nd £20, 3rd £15, 4th £10, 5th £5)

Three Counties Show

  • £295 – Junior Shearing (1st £120, 2nd £80, 3rd £60, 4th £20, 5th £10, 6th £5)
  • £590 – Intermediate Shearing (1st £200, 2nd £150, 3rd £100, 4th £60, 5th £50, 6th £30)